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Behind the BeatSeries Discography
Series Discography, Comprehensive list of all the music from the show Billie Holiday in Performance 1948; Benny Goodman 1936; Art Blakey at the Open Door in NYC; Awning of Village Vanguard 1960's
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Episode 8 - By Song Title

All of Me
Written By: Seymour B. Simons, Gerald Marks
Performed by: Frank Sinatra, 1946
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Animal Dance
Written By: John Lewis
Performed by: Modern Jazz Quartet, 1963
Archival film: From Belgian Television


Autumn in New York
Written By: Vernon Duke
Performed by: Billie Holiday, 1952
Label: The Verve Music Group


The Baseball Quadrille
Written By: arranged by Paul Maybery
Performed by: Dodworth Saxhorn Band, 1993
Label: The Baseball Film Project, Inc.


Bebop
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker, 1949
Label: Savoy Records


Blue Monk
Written By: Thelonious Monk
Performed by: Thelonious Monk, 1959
Archival film: From the television special The Sound of Jazz


Blue Rondo a la Turk
Written By: Dave Brubeck
Performed by: Dave Brubeck, 1959
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Blues After Dark
Written By: Benny Golson
Performed by: Dizzy Gillespie, 1958
Archival film: From a Jazz at the Philharmonic Performance in Belgium


Bolivar Blues
Written By: Thelonious Monk
Performed by: Thelonious Monk, 1963
Archival film: From a Japanese television performance


Boperation
Written By: Fats Navarro, Howard McGhee
Performed by: Fats Navarro, Kenny Clarke, 1948
Label: Blue Note Records, A Division of Capitol Records


Boplicity
Written By: Cleo Henry
Performed by: Miles Davis, 1949
Label: Capitol Records


Caldonia
Written By: Louis Jordan
Performed by: Louis Jordon, 1956
Archival film: From the short film Caldonia


Celebrity
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker, 1950
Archival film: From a short film directed by Gjon Mili of a jam session organized by Norman Granz: available in the home video Norman Granz Presents Improvisation


Charlie's Wig
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker Septet, 1947
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


Chi Chi
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker, 1953
Label: The Verve Music Group


Confirmation
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie, 1947
Label: Blue Note Records, A Division of Capitol Records


Confirmation
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Jackie McLean, 1956
Label: Blue Note Records, A Division of Capitol Records


Dewey Square (Prezology)
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker Quintet, 1947
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


Dexterity
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker, 1947
Label: Proper/Retro (Stateside/Spotlite Records)


Dizzy Atmosphere
Written By: John Gillespie
Performed by: Charlie Parker and the Dizzy Gillespie Sextet, 1945
Label: Moon Records (Guild Records)


Don't Blame Me
Written By: Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh
Performed by: Charlie Parker Quintet, 1947
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


Embraceable You
Written By: George and Ira Gershwin
Performed by: Charlie Parker Quintet, 1947
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


Epistrophy
Written By: Thelonious Monk, Kenneth S. Clarke
Performed by: Thelonious Monk, 1963
Archival film: From a Japanese Television performance


Five Spot Blues
Written By: Thelonious Monk
Performed by: Thelonious Monk, 1968
Archival film: From the documentary film Monk


Generique
Written By: Miles Davis
Performed by: Miles Davis, 1957
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Get Happy
Written By: Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler
Performed by: Bud Powell, 1960
Archival film: From a French television program entitled Modern Jazz at the Blue Note


Groovin' High
Written By: John Gillespie
Performed by: Charlie Parker and the Dizzy Gillespie Sextet, 1945
Label: Moon Records (Guild Records)


Hot House
Written By: Tadd Dameron
Performed by: Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie, 1953
Archival film: From the television show Stage Entrance (featuring the Downbeat awards)


The Hymn (Superman)
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker Quintet, 1947
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


I'm Getting Sentimental over You
Written By: George Bassman, Ned Washington
Performed by: Tommy Dorsey, 1940's
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
Written By: Hank Williams
Performed by: Hank Williams, 1949
Label: PolyGram Records (The Universal Music Group)


Just Friends
Written By: John Klenner, Sam M. Lewis
Performed by: Charlie Parker, 1949
Label: The Verve Music Group


Klaunstance
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker All Stars, 1947
Label: Rhino Records


Lady Be Good
Written By: George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin
Performed by: Ella Fitzgerald, 1957
Archival film: From the Ed Sullivan Show


Lover Man
Written By: James Edward Davis, Roger J. Ramirez, James Sherman
Performed by: Charlie Parker Quintet, 1946
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


Manteca
Written By: John Gillespie, Chano Pozo
Performed by: Dizzy Gillespie, 1947
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Moon Dreams
Written By: J. Chalmers MacGregor, John H. Mercer
Performed by: Miles Davis, 1950
Label: Capitol Records


Moose the Mooche
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker Septet, 1946
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


Now's the Time
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker's Reboppers, 1945
Label: Jazz Archives (Savoy Records)


Oh Bop Sha-Bam
Written By: John Gillespie
Performed by: Dizzy Gillespie and His Big Band, 1947
Archival film: From the film Jivin' In Bebop


Ornithology
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker Septet, 1946
Label: Jazz Archives (Stateside/Spotlite Records)


Out of Nowhere
Written By: Edward Heyman, John W. Green
Performed by: Charlie Parker Quintet, 1947
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


Rockin' Chair
Written By: Hoagy Carmichael
Performed by: Louis Armstrong with Jack Teagarden, 1939
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Rockin' Chair
Written By: Hoagy Carmichael
Performed by: Louis Armstrong, Jack Teagarden, 1957
Archival film: From the television special Timex All Star Jazz Show


Salt Peanuts
Written By: Dizzy Gillespie, Kenneth Clark
Performed by: Charlie Parker and the Dizzy Gillespie All Star Quintet, 1945
Label: Moon Records (Guild Records)


Scrapple from the Apple
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker Quintet, 1947
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


Take Five
Written By: Paul Desmond
Performed by: Dave Brubeck, 1965
Archival film: From a Belgian television performance


Venus de Milo
Written By: Gerry Mulligan
Performed by: Miles Davis, 1949
Label: Pacific Jazz A Division of Capitol Records


Walkin' Shoes
Written By: Gerry Mulligan
Performed by: Gerry Mulligan, 1952
Label: Blue Note Records, A Division of Capitol Records


When the Saints Go Marching In
Written By: Traditional
Performed by: Louis Armstrong, 1956
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Whiffenpoof Song (Yale Song)
Written By: Tod Galloway, Meade Minnigerode, George S. Pomeroy
Performed by: Louis Armstrong, 1953
Archival film: From the television program Colgate Comedy Hour


White Christmas
Written By: Irving Berlin
Performed by: Charlie Parker, 1948
Label: Savoy Records


Yardbird Suite
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker Septet, 1946
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records



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